In the Forest or Pictures of Life and Scenery in the Woods of Canada. Catharine Parr TRAILL, Strickland Mrs. Traill C. P.
In the Forest or Pictures of Life and Scenery in the Woods of Canada
In the Forest or Pictures of Life and Scenery in the Woods of Canada

In the Forest or Pictures of Life and Scenery in the Woods of Canada

Place Published: London
Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, Patterson Row
Date Published: 1894
Binding: Hard Cover

4-3/4 x 7 inches, vii, 2 illust. list, [9]-p.185, 3pp. appendix. Illustrated with 19 illustrations. Original blue boards with gold and black type. Gold stamped illustration on spine and front cover. Spine edges and corners mildly rubbed. Inside very clean. Very good+ condition. Originally this title was published as “Lady Mary and her Nurse” in 1856 under the author's maiden name Catherine Parr Strickland, and reprinted also under the title “Afar in the forest, or, Pictures of life and scenery in the wilds of Canada” Charming book about all the goings on in the Canadian woods. Tales of wildlife and lumber men are interspersed with charming engravings.  

List of Illustrations.

LADY MARY AND THE NOSEGAY

A NARROW ESCAPE

THE FLYING SQUIRREL

ADVENTURE WITH A WOLF

INDIAN WIGWAMS

THE OTTERS

DOLLY'S SLEIGH RIDE

LADY MARY READING HER PICTURE BOOK

THE GRAY SQUIRREL AND THE CHIPMUNKS

THE PET SQUIRREL

NIMBLE RECOVERING HIS SISTER

WATCHING THE BIRDS

THE PRESENT FROM FATHER

BEAVERS MAKING A DAM

"CAUGHT AT LAST"

THE AURORA BOREALIS

THE LOST CHILD AND THE BEARS

A BOY HERO

THE INDIAN HUNTER
Very Good+. Item #613

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